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Green Schools in Massachusetts Get Greener.

CHPS : Collaborative for High Performance Schools

San Francisco, CA - Massachusetts has a newly updated tool to help schools and districts design more environmentally-friendly buildings. The Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) has released a new update to the Massachusetts CHPS Criteria (known as MA-CHPS), a green building rating system designed specifically for Bay State schools. Eighteen schools have used the CHPS green rating system in Massachusetts to rate their schools. Nineteen more schools have green projects registered with CHPS.